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Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of Sprintec (28) Oral.

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776 Total User Reviews

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Condition: Birth Control
4/12/2014 10:37:58 PM

Reviewer: 25-34 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I was so nervous about this pill, but,I have been on this birth control for nearly three years. I have had no side effects and it has prevented pregnancy.

Condition: Birth Control
4/9/2014 10:32:31 AM

Reviewer: Sara, 25-34 Female on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I now have a blood clot on my brain from this medicine. Please stay away from this drug!!

Condition: Birth Control
4/8/2014 1:40:33 PM

Reviewer: jnoelle, 25-34 on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
So, this pill has effectively prevented pregnancy for me and given me short and manageable periods, with occasional spotting every now and then. It hasn't caused me any weight gain or skin changes and I have been on it for about a year. That being said, my sex drive is zero, I experience pain with sex and constant uncomfrotable vaginal dryness, even when not engaging in any kind of sexual act ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
4/8/2014 5:37:32 AM

Reviewer: 19-24 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I only got through the first pack of pills. I cried pretty much every day, multiple times per day over the slightest things. I got headaches about every other day and sometimes they'd last all day regardless of any medicine I took. Also, I experienced regular nausea, dizziness, weight gain, and a lower sex drive, not to mention the pizza face I got from breaking out. I think I experienced most ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
4/7/2014 7:00:42 PM

Reviewer: JCP, 13-18 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
Did this birth control pill (Sprintec) stop your period all together??

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